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Rio Paralympics: Nigeria Continues Impressive Medals' Haul

And Rob Davies served up a second gold medal for Paralympics GB in the table tennis by defeating Korea's Young Dae Joo in the singles Class 1 final. Nigeria has been more successful at the Paralympics than it has been at the Olympics. Lauren Rowles and Laurence Whiteley won the double sculls after Morris added rowing gold to her road time-trial win in cycling eight years ago.

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Kyle Edmund sets up Novak Djokovic showdown after overcoming John Isner

The Serbian, who has been struggling with injury and his form as of late, progressed after his opponent pulled out for the second consecutive round. Edmund comes into this clash after upsetting John Isner 6-4, 3-6, 6-2, 7-6 in what was a display of breathtaking tennis.

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Kaepernick's Courage is Spreading: Group of Miami Dolphins Kneel in Growing Protest

For Foster, there is no such thing as flawless timing and he believed his actions were fitting given the climate of the United States. Meanwhile, in Seattle, Miami Dolphins players Arian Foster, Michael Thomas, Jelani Jenkins and Kenny Stills knelt during the national anthem at the start of their game against the Seahawks.

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Report Card: Los Angeles Rams vs San Francisco 49ers

Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid once again kneeled during the national anthem before the San Francisco 49ers' season opener against the Los Angeles Rams. From there on, it was mostly running out the clock, watching the Rams misfire and meander, and celebrating the first step for the 49ers, Chip Kelly , and the practical point of being better than the awful opponent in front of you.

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Novak Djokovic hoping to rediscover his best form against Jiri Vesely

Djokovic had to call the trainer five games into the match and his usually potent serve was under-strength, as he battled past the Pole in four sets. He had little trouble closing out the match and will now play Ernesto Escobedo, who beat Slovakia's Lukas Lacko in four sets on day one.

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UEFA hopeful Van Praag complains nations turned back on him

Ceferin is challenging Michael van Praag of the Netherlands for the UEFA presidency in Wednesday's election. The pair will address the Extraordinary Uefa Congress, laying out their vision of the future of European football. Spain's Angel Maria Villar , who has been Uefa's acting president since Platini's resignation, withdrew his candidacy last week. The big issue, though, is the how teams are allocated to the Champions League.

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How Much Money Did CM Punk Make For UFC 203?

CLEVELAND - There were no steel chairs to the back, jumps off the top rope or long-winded promos - just a legitimate, one-sided beatdown suffered by CM Punk . It is one thing to train, it's another thing to train with a singular goal and that's what I got in Mickey Gall . Punk and Gall battled on the undercard of UFC 203 , which featured the heavyweight title bout between Cleveland favorite Stipe Miocic and challenger Alistair Overeem .

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Dana White: Sage Northcutt's team contacted UFC about Mickey Gall fight

And so he, in character, responded to the impromptu interviewer with some praise for Punk by also passive-aggressively calling WWErs "pussies" again , saying "Fair play to [CM Punk] because he got in there and fought". However, once the fight started, it was Mickey Gall all the way. "I've got to get back on to ride", he stated. "I got a little taste of it and I really like it".

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Chelsea's Cesar Azpilicueta hails Diego Costa after brace earns point at Swansea

The ESPN FC panel react to Chelsea's draw with Swansea City, and Diego Costa's performance in particular. Costa then ensured Antonio Conte's side got a share of the spoils with a late over-head kick, although Cahill was still angered by the goal-costing decision.

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Mets 6, Reds 3 | Same old story

New York Mets third baseman Jose Reyes hits a single against the Cincinnati Reds during the seventh inning at Great American Ball Park. "We're completely focused", manager Terry Collins said. "His command wasn't there". "Nothing fazes him. Gave us what he always does, quality innings". "I got a chance to come play in a playoff race and I'm so happy to be here".

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National Football League to review handling of hits to Cam Newton during season opener

We don't intentionally go to hurt anybody". About all those helmet-to-helmet hits on Cam Newton , then. Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera won't predict how the National Football League will rule concerning unpenalized helmet-to-helmet hits by the Denver Broncos on quarterback Cam Newton .

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Ariel Presents The Aero-P Concept, Nicknamed The "Vacuum Cleaner"

In the Aero-P Atom concept, or to quote its full name, the "Aerodynamic Efficiency Requirements & Optimisation Project", there are a pair of fans mounted underneath the vehicle, with a rubber skirt forming a seal around the ground. Ariel says that during operation, the auto can be seen to visibly squat down to the ground. Racecars of the past like Brabham BT46B and Chaparral 2J used the same technology and as a result, these cars were banned.

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White Sox win over Twins 11-4

Twins LH Hector Santiago (10-8, 4.93) Shields arguably has been the worst starting pitcher in the majors this season and has gone 0-4 with an 11.42 ERA over his last six starts. But Frazier's home run tied the game in the fourth and Chicago added runs in the fifth and sixth to chase Gibson, who threw 61 of his 101 pitches for strikes.

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Edmund upsets Isner in 3rd round of US Open

Isner had 27 aces , but he converted just 1 of 7 break points, while Edmund was 3 for 4. After the match Djokovic insisted " everything is fine " and that he did not feel any pain, but he may be given a stiffer examination by the powerful Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the quarter-finals.

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West Ham boss bemoans 'classic YouTube' defending after Watford defeat

The Hornets appeared to be heading for defeat after conceding twice in the first half but a sensational response from the visitors stunned Slaven Bilic's side. West Ham took the lead in the fifth minute through Antonio, heading in Dmitri Payet's corner. Antonio and Payet had already forced smart early saves from Watford keeper Heurelho Gomes, who then watched in horror as an inexplicable back pass from short range by Daryl Janmaat struck the left post.

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Segregation measures to be reviewed at London Stadium

Deputy assistant commissioner Terry said: " The stadium operators are responsible for the safety and comfort of their customers and staff. He pointed to the behaviour of one particular West Ham fan, who he said "was completely out of control and trying to attack others, and had to be restrained by stewards".

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Foran Headed To The Warriors

He sought a release from the Eels earlier in the season after struggling with personal problems off-field. Rugby League Week has reported that Foran's move to Auckland is imminent, with the former Eels five-eight set to put pen to paper on a one-year deal within the next 24 hours.

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Shkodran Mustafi positive ahead of Arsenal's opening UCL clash

But I think there is always a way to open the doors if you feel like it. Arsene Wenger , to his credit, has set about attempting to ensure that his squad has enough depth to last the pace this season with the summer signings of Granit Xhaka and Shkodran Mutsafi - both of whom have Champions League as well as top-level worldwide experience.

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Williams ties Navratilova with 306th Slam win

Open on Saturday when she dispatched Johanna Larsson , 6-2, 6-1, in third-round play at Arthur Ashe Stadium . " That's pretty awesome and what a place to do it, where everything first started ", the 34-year-old Williams, who clinched her maiden Grand Slam title at Flushing Meadows in 1999, said .

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The legend of Gary Sanchez grows with near-homer on intentional ball

Hernan Perez had four hits and three RBIs for the Brewers, who won their season-high fifth straight on the road and have won seven of their last eight games. After three at home against the Dodgers, the Yankees play for in Boston, three at Tampa Bay and four in Toronto. After the win, the Yankees are in a promising situation to make it to postseason baseball.

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Italian newspaper has just got Arsenal's predicted XI hilariously wrong

I don't know why". 'Last year he made a mistake in the Champions League and everyone jumped all over him. PSG begin their European campaign at home to Arsenal today, and Verratti is hoping to see his side get off to a good start against their Premier League visitors.

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Steelers dismantle Washington in 38-16 win

Brown's second touchdown looked awfully similar to the first. "Without (retired) Heath Miller?' My message was, 'Well, we've got Sammie Coates , Eli, and all the tight ends (and) DeAngelo Williams '". The Steelers, who have set a goal of 30 points a game, did that a touchdown-and-change better in a no-doubt 38-16 win against the Redskins. Included was a 19-yard completion to Eli Rogers on fourth-and-1 from the Washington 34.

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Was this the best call in the Rams opening-night flop?

Quarterback Blaine Gabbert , making his first season-opening start since 2013, finished the contest 22 of 35 for 170 yards and one touchdown before being replaced by backup quarterback Colin Kaepernick with just 2:31 remaining on the clock.

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Patriots' Tom Brady salutes Jimmy Garoppolo for a job well done

Julian Edelman has some competition this season, and we're not talking about new New England Patriots receivers Chris Hogan and Malcolm Mitchell. And a better snap might have allowed K Chandler Catanzaro to win it. "It was fun to sit on the couch and see a lot of those games from a different [perspective]". If Long can maintain good health, it just may be that he's found the fountain of youth in New England.

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National Football League to Review Medical Response to Cam Newton Hit

They have taken a great deal of heat because Newton was not removed from the game and checked for a concussion on Thursday, despite several hard hits to the head. I speak for everybody when I say that, because I know they agree with me. Broncos coach Gary Kubiak also dismissed the notion of his defense being dirty, saying, “We play hard.

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Tennessee has no reason to panic after close win against App State

You don't win 17 out of your last 19 games and just expect to come in here (and not compete). Dobbs threw 29 passes, completing 16 for 192 yards, 1 TD and an interception. Josh Dobbs is not a pocket passer. Now the extra two days preceding the Battle At Bristol become that much more important as they have a lot to correct before a nationally televised audience and the largest crowd to ever see American football.

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Simone Biles reveals ADHD after hackers leak her medical records

The hackers claim the documents, which show certain athletes had obtained permission from the agency to use banned substances, prove American athletes had an unfair advantage in Rio. USA Gymnastics says Biles was approved for an exemption and had not broken any rules. Stepanova is living in hiding in the United States after she blew the lid on a massive state-sponsored doping regime for Russian athletes.

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Jurgen Klopp tells Liverpool fans to 'stop chanting my name'

Anfield was rocking as the team played with the type of swagger Jurgen Klopp had demanded of his players in order to inject some life into the now 54,000-capacity stadium. The Reds finally returned to Anfield after the new £115million Main Stand was opened for the first time and to mark the occasion they put on a show of breathtaking football at times.

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Lloris available for Tottenham's trip to Stoke

The Eriksen-Son combination worked again to double their advantage as the latter bent a attractive effort over Shay Given in the Stoke goal and it was 3-0 before the hour when, at the end of a counter attack down the right, Kyle Walker crossed for Alli to sweep home.

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Tampa Bay's Dirk Koetter makes impressive debut as coach

In three career games against the Falcons, Alexander now has 38 total tackles. Tampa Bay quarterback Jameis Winston put on a superb display today, picking apart the Atlanta defense for 281 yards and four touchdowns . Beyond that, that pick not only erased a 10-6 Titans lead, it took away a chance to build on that lead with a field goal because it occurred at the Minnesota 23-yard-line.

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Liverpool forward Sadio Mane happy with his start to life at Anfield

The Reds were playing their first Premier League home match of the season due to the work undertaken on the main stand, and Firmino brought the Anfield faithful to their feet with a cool 13th-minute opener. Swansea (which Leicester won 2-1) we were good, but we should have closed the game and not let it get so open. "But I don't like too much after a game where everybody could see that we were good that we celebrate it like something really special happened".

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Off bench, Ellsbury & Gregorius power Yanks past Dodgers 3-0

Los Angeles now leads the San Francisco Giants by 3.5 games in the National League West with the rivals taking on the Padres later in the evening. "He found ways to get outs and gave us a chance to win". "I understand how people raise an eyebrow, but I have to deal with how they're doing physically", Girardi said earlier of his decision to bench Ellsbury.

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Zimmer Not Naming Week 2 Starting Quarterback Until Sunday

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Shaun Hill leaves the field after the Vikings beat the Tennessee Titans 25-16 in an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. Quarterback Shaun Hill held serve in his first appearance as the Vikings' starter, protecting the ball and racking up short completions where required.

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Some Thoughts On World Cup Exhibition, Team USA's Mistake

We have a strong leadership group and a good staff". "That's our biggest weaknesses in the two games, so we have a little bit of work to do as we go through and prepare for the start of the tournament". "Quite honestly I felt we played better minutes (Saturday) than we did (Friday)". I don't think it's going to be that one guy just didn't deserve to play.

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Serena Williams out at the Open after straight-set loss in semis

Williams stood two victories away from beating Steffi Graf's Open-era best 22 major triumphs but her charge was ended in stunning fashion by Pliskova, who who won 6-2 7-6 (7/5). She vigorously disputed the idea she was exhausted after playing her quarterfinal match Wednesday. "To be now the No.1 in the world, that was always a dream for me", she added.


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